doctrine of precedents & stare decisis
what is the meaning of doctrine of precedents?
what is the meaning of stare decisis?
what are the differences between them?
- Kenzzz_chLv 71 decade agoFavorite Answer
The doctrine of precedents and stare decisis are essentially the same thing.
Both terms refers to the common law doctrine under which judges are obligated to follow the precedents established by higher courts in prior decisions that are factually similar.